Region VII: Central Visayas:

The Central Visayas Region, designated as Region VII, it is an archipelago consisting of four provinces: Bohol, Cebu, Negros Oriental, and Siquijor. Its Regional Center is located in Cebu City, Cebu.

This region is not only renowned for its stunning beaches and diverse marine life, but also for its rich historical and cultural heritage.

Cebu, the heart of the region, is a bustling urban center that seamlessly blends modernity with tradition. It is known for being the birthplace of Christianity in the Philippines, as it was the site of the first Spanish settlement. Visitors can explore historical landmarks such as the Magellan’s Cross, Basilica Minore del Santo Niño, and Fort San Pedro. Additionally, the province is famous for its vibrant Sinulog Festival, a celebration deeply rooted in religious and cultural significance.

Bohol, on the other hand, is celebrated for its iconic Chocolate Hills, which are thousands of dome-shaped limestone formations scattered throughout the island. The province also boasts the intriguing Philippine Tarsier, one of the world’s smallest primates, and the centuries-old Baclayon Church, a National Cultural Treasure.

Negros Oriental is a haven for nature enthusiasts, with its captivating marine sanctuaries, captivating waterfalls like the Tinago and Casaroro Falls, and the mesmerizing Apo Island, a renowned diving spot known for its vibrant underwater ecosystem.

Lastly, the mystical island of Siquijor is revered for its enchanting natural landscapes, pristine beaches, and traditional mystic folk healing rituals. The historical town of Lazi houses the iconic Lazi Convent and Church, recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Overall, Region VII is a treasure trove of natural wonders, cultural landmarks, and warm hospitality, making it a must-visit destination for travelers seeking an authentic and enriching experience in the Philippines.

The Central Visayas Region is an archipelago island region and consists of 4 provinces and makes up the central portion of the Visayas Island Group. It’s bordered by Region VI: Western Visayas to the north-west, Mindanao Island Group to the south, and Region VIII: Eastern Visayas Region to the north-east.

PSGC
# Base
PSGC #Region #Province or HUC:Primary Island:Founded:Capitol:Income Class:Pop. (2020):Area
(sq. km.):
Area
(sq. mi.):
Ind.
Cities:
Comp. Cities:Muncipalities:Barangays:# Island Brys:
7712000007BoholBohol3/25/1565Tagbilaran City1st1,394,3294,820.951,861.3801471,10999
7722000007CebuCebu8/6/1569Cebu City1st3,325,3854,943.721,908.7836441,066150
7746000007Negros OrientalNegros 1/1/1890Dumaguete City1st1,432,9905,385.532,079.3606195571
7761000007SiquijorSiquijor9/17/1971Siquijor 5th103,395337.49130.31006134134
7722170007Cebu City, CebuCebu1565N/A1st964,169315.00121.62N/AN/AN/A80N/A
7722260007Lapu-Lapu City, CebuCebu1730N/A1st497,60458.1022.43N/AN/AN/A30N/A
7722300007Mandaue City, CebuCebu1899N/A1st364,11625.189.72N/AN/AN/A27N/A
        Pop. (2020):Area (sq. km.):Area (sq. mi.):Ind.
Cities:
Comp. Cities:Muncipalities:Barangays:# Island Brys:
        Totals:8,081,98815,885.976,133.603131163,003384
Overview of regional information about Region VII: Central Visayas.

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Bohol:

Philippine Standard Geographical Code # 71200000

Bohol is an island province in the south-eastern portion of the region and is composed of:

Component City (1):Municipalities:Barangay (of which are Island Barangays:
Tagbilaran City (Capitol)46 1,112 (99)
PSGC #Town #Creation Date:Municipality:Type:Location:Pop.
(2020):
Pop.
(2015):
Area
(sq. km.):
Area
(sq. mi.):
IDD:
Area Code:
Zip
Code:
Barangays:Island
Bry:
Income
Class:
District:
7120100016/9/1868AlburquerqueMunicipalitySouth Coast11,24610,54026.9810.4263 (0) 3863021105th ClassI
7120200021/18/1950AliciaMunicipalityInland 24,37423,517114.5044.2163 (0) 3863141504th ClassIII
71203000312/30/1872AndaMunicipalityEast Coast17,77816,46261.8923.9063 (0) 3863111605th ClassIII
7120400043/17/1876AntequeraMunicipalityInland 14,99014,425118.6045.7963 (0) 3863352104th ClassI
7120500051595BaclayonMunicipalitySouth Coast
+ Island
22,46120,59134.4313.2963 (0) 3863011714th ClassI
7120600069/29/1828BalilihanMunicipalityInland 18,69417,903127.2749.1463 (0) 3863423104th ClassI
71207000710/31/1903BatuanMunicipalityCenter13,84512,76779.0830.5363 (0) 3863181506th ClassIII
71248000481981Bien UnidoMunicipalityNorth Coast
+ Islands
26,66627,11527.3910.5863 (0) 3863261584th ClassII
7120800081802BilarMunicipalityInland 18,51217,590129.7150.0863 (0) 3863171905th ClassIII
712090009 BuenavistaMunicipalityWest Coast
+ Islands
29,71127,26196.0037.0763 (0) 3863333524th ClassII
7121000010 CalapeMunicipalityWest Coast
+ Islands
33,07930,86375.3629.1063 (0) 3863283374th ClassI
712110001111/29/1854CandijayMunicipalityEast Coast30,11929,475103.2639.8763 (0) 3863122104th ClassIII
71212000123/1/1869CarmenMunicipalityInland 49,19146,306239.4592.4563 (0) 3863192902nd ClassIII
71213000136/17/1949CatigbianMunicipalityInland 23,80522,675113.3343.7663 (0) 3863432204th ClassI
71214000141/31/1919ClarinMunicipalityWest Coast21,15820,30152.1220.1263 (0) 3863302405th ClassII
712150001512/3/1879CorellaMunicipalityInland 9,4798,47937.2214.3763 (0) 3863371105th ClassI
71216000161793CortesMunicipalityWest Coast18,34416,95427.3210.5563 (0) 3863411405th ClassI
71217000176/21/1956DagohoyMunicipalityInland 19,87419,15877.5929.9663 (0) 3863221505th ClassII
71218000183/16/1961DanaoMunicipalityInland 20,24517,890162.7662.8463 (0) 3863441705th ClassII
71219000191900DauisMunicipalityPanglao Island 52,49245,66343.3316.7363 (0) 38633912124th ClassI
71220000201750DimiaoMunicipalitySouth Coast14,88914,364135.7552.4163 (0) 3863053505th ClassIII
71221000211862DueroMunicipalitySouth Coast18,86117,87697.3037.5763 (0) 3863092105th ClassIII
7122200022 Garcia HernandezMunicipalitySouth Coast24,43024,194127.5049.2363 (0) 3863073005th ClassIII
71226000261874GetafeMunicipalityNorth Coast
+ Islands
33,42230,955120.5046.5363 (0) 3863342495th ClassII
71223000231622GuindulmanMunicipalitySouth Coast34,10432,408179.1769.1863 (0) 3863101903rd ClassIII
7122400024 InabangaMunicipalityWest Coast + Islands48,53445,880125.6348.5163 (0) 3863085023rd ClassII
71225000259/29/1631JagnaMunicipalitySouth Coast35,83233,892168.4965.0563 (0) 3863043303rd ClassIII
71227000271/1/1915LilaMunicipalitySouth Coast12,24012,25740.5015.6463 (0) 3863031805th ClassIII
71228000281740LoayMunicipalitySouth Coast17,85516,69148.2418.6363 (0) 3863032405th ClassIII
71229000291602LobocMunicipalityInland 17,41816,69148.2418.6363 (0) 3863162804th ClassIII
7123000030 LoonMunicipalityWest Coast
+ Islands
44,22443,034125.3848.4163 (0) 38632767132nd ClassI
71231000311904MabiniMunicipalityEast Coast28,70127,171104.5740.3763 (0) 3863132204th ClassIII
712320003210/15/1860MaribojocMunicipalityWest Coast22,17820,68869.0826.6763 (0) 3863362204th ClassI
71233000331803PanglaoMunicipalityPanglao Island 39,83933,55351.2019.7763 (0) 38634010104th ClassI
712340003412/26/1960PilarMunicipalityInland 28,69327,256120.3946.4863 (0) 3863212104th ClassIII
71235000356/21/1969Pres. Carlos P. Garcia (Pitogo)MunicipalityPitogo Island
+ Islands
23,62523,35654.8221.1763 (0) 38634623235th ClassII
71236000362/91949Sagbayan (Borja)MunicipalityInland 24,33522,33969.6126.8863 (0) 3863312405th ClassII
71237000376/21/1969San IsidroMunicipalityInland 9,9098,74460.0423.1863 (0) 3863451206th ClassII
71238000383/14/1961San MiguelMunicipalityInland 25,35624,135123.2947.6063 (0) 3863231804th ClassII
71239000391872SevillaMunicipalityInland 11,37610,66164.5524.9263 (0) 3863471305th ClassIII
71240000401/5/1863Sierra BullonesMunicipalityInland 26,09524,745198.8776.7863 (0) 3863202204th ClassIII
712410004112/5/1917SikatunaMunicipalityInland 6,9066,72638.2214.7663 (0) 3863381006th ClassI
71242000422/9/1742Tagbilaran City (Capitol)Component CitySouth-West Coast104,976105,05136.5014.0963 (0) 3863001502nd ClassI
71243000431830TalibonMunicipalityNorth Coast
+ Islands
71,27266,969140.4654.2363 (0) 3863252561st ClassII
71244000441947TrinidadMunicipalityInland 35,11931,956195.3075.4163 (0) 3863242005th ClassII
71245000451819TubigonMunicipalityWest Coast
+ Islands
47,88645,89381.8731.6163 (0) 3863293451st ClassI
71246000461/15/1844UbayMunicipalityEast Coast
+ Island
81,79973,712335.06129.3763 (0) 3863154411st ClassII
71247000471867ValenciaMunicipalitySouth Coast28,39227,126116.6745.0563 (0) 3863063504th ClassIII
Pop.(2020):Pop.(2015):Area
(sq. km.):
Area
(sq. mi.):
Barangays:Island
Bry:
Totals:1,394,3291,314,2584,824.791,862.891,11299
Overview of provincial information about the province of Bohol.

Cebu:

Philippine Standard Geographical Code # 72200000

Cebu is a multiple island province in the central portion of the region and is composed of:

Independent City (3):Component City (6):Municipalities:Barangay (of which are Island Barangays:
Cebu City (Capitol)Bogo City44 1,200 (150)
Lapu-Lapu CityCarcar CityN/AN/A
Mandaue CityDanao CityN/AN/A
N/ANaga CityN/AN/A
N/ATalisay CityN/AN/A
N/AToledo CityN/AN/A
PSGC #Town #Creation Date:Municipality:Type:Location:
(Side of Main Island or an Island):
Pop. (2020):Pop. (2015):Area
(sq. km.):
Area
(sq. mi.):
IDD:
Area Code:
Zip Code:Barangays:Island Bry:Income Class:District:
7220100011830AlcantaraMunicipalityWest16,91015,16035.2013.5963 (0) 326033905th ClassII
7220200021897AlcoyMunicipalitySouth-East 19,18616,97961.6323.8063 (0) 326023805th ClassII
7220300034/3/1850AlegriaMunicipalitySouth-West25,62023,30089.4934.5563 (0) 326030904th ClassII
7220400041886AloguinsanMunicipalityWest34,46632,10061.9223.9163 (0) 3260401804th ClassIII
7220500051608ArgaoMunicipalityEast 78,18772,366191.5073.9463 (0) 3260214501st ClassII
7220600061888Asturias (Naghalin)MunicipalityWest-Center55,39747,857190.4573.5363 (0) 3260422703rd ClassIII
7220700071825BadianMunicipalityWest
+ Island
43,73537,912110.0742.5063 (0) 3260312913rd ClassII
722080008 BalambanMunicipalityWest-Center95,13687,177333.56128.7963 (0) 3260412801st ClassIII
722090009 BantayanMunicipalityBantayan Islands86,24779,08481.6831.5463 (0) 32605225251st ClassIV
72210000101632BariliMunicipalityWest80,71573,862122.2147.1963 (0) 3260364203rd ClassIII
72211000111850Bogo CityCompondent CityNorth-East88,86778,120103.5239.9763 (0) 3260102904th ClassIV
72212000121600BoljoonMunicipalitySouth-East 17,52516,344117.0045.1763 (0) 3260241105th ClassII
72213000139/15/1862BorbonMunicipalityNorth-East38,18735,526120.9446.6963 (0) 3260081904th Class
72214000141599Carcar CityCompondent CityEast  (Metro Cebu)136,453119,664116.7845.0963 (0) 3260191503rd ClassI
72215000151851CarmenMunicipalityEast57,89751,32584.7832.7363 (0) 3260052103rd Class
72216000161903CatmonMunicipalityEast33,74530,471109.6442.3363 (0) 3260062005th Class
72217000171565Cebu City (Capitol)Independent City East-Center (Metro Cebu)964,169922,611315.00121.6263 (0) 3260008001st ClassLone Districts I,II
722180001812/26/1878CompostelaMunicipality East (Metro Cebu)55,87447,89853.9020.8163 (0) 3260031703rd Class
72219000191871ConsolacionMunicipalityEast-Center (Metro Cebu)148,012131,52837.0314.3063 (0) 3260012101st ClassVI
72220000201864CordovaMunicipality Olango Island Group (Metro Cebu)70,59559,71217.156.6263 (0) 32601713133rd ClassVI
72221000211886DaanbantayanMunicipalityNorthern Tip
+ Island
93,50284,43092.2735.6363 (0) 3260132011st ClassIV
72222000221711DalagueteMunicipalitySouth-East 74,59667,497154.9659.8363 (0) 3260223301st ClassII
72223000231570Danao CityCompondent City East (Metro Cebu)156,321136,471107.3041.4363 (0) 3260044203rd Class
72224000241855DumanjugMunicipalityWest57,82351,21085.5333.0263 (0) 3260353703rd ClassII
72225000251829GinatilanMunicipalitySouth-West16,90615,91970.1027.0763 (0) 3260261405th ClassII
72226000261730Lapu-Lapu City (Opon)Independent City Mactan Island
+ Olango I.G. (Metro Cebu)
497,604408,11258.1022.4363 (0) 32601530301st ClassLone Disrict 
72227000271845LiloanMunicipality East-Center (Metro Cebu)153,197118,75345.9217.7363 (0) 3260021401st Class
72228000281/2/1917MadridejosMunicipalityBantayan Island42,03936,42923.959.2563 (0) 32605314144th ClassIV
72229000291832MalabuyocMunicipalitySouth-West19,77019,37369.2726.7563 (0) 3260291405th ClassII
72230000301899Mandaue CityIndependent City East-Center (Metro Cebu)364,116362,65434.8713.4663 (0) 3260142701st ClassVI
72231000319/9/1881MedellinMunicipalityNorth Tip59,60555,33273.1928.2663 (0) 3260121902nd ClassIV
72232000321858MinglanillaMunicipalityEast-Center (Metro Cebu)151,002132,13565.6025.3363 (0) 3260461901st ClassI
72233000332/6/1852MoalboalMunicipalityWest36,93031,130124.8648.2163 (0) 3260321504th ClassII
72234000341785Naga CityCompondent City East-Center (Metro Cebu)133,184115,750101.9739.3763 (0) 3260372803rd ClassI
72235000351848OslobMunicipalitySouth-East Tip29,26427,893134.7552.0363 (0) 3260252104th ClassII
7223600036 PilarMunicipalityPonson Island12,50611,30832.4212.5263 (0) 32604813135th Class
72237000371815PinamungahanMunicipalityWest-Center75,13165,955109.1642.1563 (0) 3260392602nd ClassIII
722380003812/17/1701PoroMunicipalityPoro Island26,23225,21263.5924.5563 (0) 32604917174th Class
72239000391913RondaMunicipalityWest21,00520,36057.1022.0563 (0) 3260341405th ClassII
72240000401784SamboanMunicipalitySouth-West Tip20,37320,88445.1617.4463 (0) 3260271505th ClassII
7224100041 San FernandoMunicipalityEast  (Metro Cebu)72,22466,28069.3926.7963 (0) 3260182102nd ClassI
7224200042 San FranciscoMunicipalityPacijan Island
+ Tulang Islet
59,23655,180106.9341.2963 (0) 32605015153rd Class
72243000431863San Remigio (Kanghagas)MunicipalityNorth-West65,74457,55795.2736.7863 (0) 3260112703rd ClassIV
7224400044 Santa FeMunicipalityBantayan Island
+ Others
34,47128,60328.0510.8363 (0) 32604710104th ClassIV
72245000451867SantanderMunicipalitySouthern Tip18,52717,85735.6713.7763 (0) 3260261004th ClassII
7224600046 SibongaMunicipalityEast 53,42448,186133.4551.5363 (0) 3260202503rd ClassI
72247000471921SogodMunicipalityEast39,44735,108119.2346.0363 (0) 3260071804th Class
7224800048 TaboganMunicipalityNorth-East41,43239,013101.3539.1363 (0) 3260092503rd ClassIV
72249000491953TabuelanMunicipalityNorth-West28,90725,630141.1354.4963 (0) 3260441204th ClassIV
72250000501648Talisay CityCompondent City East-Center (Metro Cebu)263,048227,64539.8715.3963 (0) 3260452203rd ClassI
72251000511861Toledo CityCompondent CityWest-Center207,314170,335216.2883.5163 (0) 3260383203rd ClassIII
72252000521851TuburanMunicipalityWest68,16763,866224.5086.6863 (0) 3266055402nd ClassIII
7225300053 TudelaMunicipalityPoro Island11,30411,29633.0212.7063 (0) 32605111115th Class
Pop. (2020):Pop.
(2015):
Area
(sq. km.):
Area
(sq. mi.):
Barangays:Island Bry:
Totals:5,151,2744,632,3595,247.662,026.101,200150
Overview of provincial information about the province of Cebu.

Negros Oriental:

Philippine Standard Geographical Code # 74600000

Negros Oriental is a province on north-western side of the Island of Negros and is composed of:

Component City (5):Municipalities:Barangay (of which are Island Barangays:
Bais City20560 (1)
Bayawan CityN/AN/A
Canlaon CityN/AN/A
Dumaguete City (Capitol)N/AN/A
Tanjay CityN/AN/A
PSGC #Town #Creation Date:Municipality:Type:Location: Coastal/
Inland:
Pop.
(2020):
Pop.
(2015):
Area
(sq. km.):
Area
(sq. mi.):
IDD:
Area Code:
Zip Code:Barangays:Island Bry:Income Class:District:
7460100011848Amlan (Ayuquitan)MunicipalitySouth-EastCoastal25,51323,624111.8543.1963 (0) 356203804th ClassII
7460200021924AyungonMunicipalityEastCoastal47,10246,303265.10102.3663 (0) 3562102502nd ClassI
746030003 BacongMunicipalitySouth-EastCoastal41,20736,52740.3015.5663 (0) 3562162204th ClassIII
746040004 Bais CityCompondent CityEastCoastal84,31776,291319.64123.4163 (0) 3562063503rd ClassII
7460500051971BasayMunicipalityWestern MostCoastal28,53126,566162.0062.5563 (0) 3562221004th ClassIII
7460600061872Bayawan City (Tulong)Compondent CityWestCoastal122,747117,900699.08269.9263 (0) 3562212802nd ClassIII
7460700071949Bindoy (Payabon)MunicipalityEastCoastal40,30839,819173.7067.0763 (0) 3562092403rd ClassI
746080008 Canlaon CityCompondent CityNorth-EastInland58,82254,509170.9366.0063 (0) 3562231204th ClassI
746090009 DauinMunicipalitySouth-EastCoastal
+ Apo island
30,01827,786114.1044.0563 (0) 3562172314th ClassI
7461000010 Dumaguete City (Capitol)Compondent CitySouth-EastCoastal134,103131,37733.6212.9863 (0) 3562003001st ClassII
7461100011 Guihulngan CityCompondent CityNorth-EastCoastal102,65695,969388.56150.0263 (0) 3562143303rd ClassI
74612000121797JimalaludMunicipalityEastCoastal32,25630,945139.5053.8663 (0) 3562122804th ClassI
74613000131/10/1919La LibertadMunicipalityEastCoastal41,08938,602139.6053.9063 (0) 3562132903rd ClassIII
74614000141960MabinayMunicipalityCenterCoastal82,95378,864319.44123.3463 (0) 3562083201st ClassII
7461500015 ManjuyodMunicipalityCenterCoastal44,79942,332264.60102.1663 (0) 3562082702nd ClassI
74616000161950PamplonaMunicipalityEastInland39,80537,596202.2078.0763 (0) 3562051603rd ClassII
74617000171954San JoseMunicipalityEastCoastal21,95620,41354.4621.0363 (0) 3562021405th ClassII
746180001812/17/1947Santa CatalinaMunicipalityWestCoastal77,50175,756523.10201.9763 (0) 3562202201st ClassIII
7461900019 SiatonMunicipalitySouthern MostCoastal83,08277,696335.90129.6963 (0) 3562192601st ClassIII
7462000020 SibulanMunicipalitySouth-EastCoastal64,34359,455163.0062.9363 (0) 3562011502nd ClassII
74621000216/11/1580Tanjay CityCompondent CityEastCoastal82,64280,532276.05106.5863 (0) 3562042404th ClassII
7462200022 TayasanMunicipalityEastCoastal38,15935,470154.2059.5463 (0) 3562112803rd ClassI
74623000231856Valencia (Luzurriaga)MunicipalitySouth-EastInland38,73334,852147.4956.9563 (0) 3562152401st ClassIII
74624000241881VallehermosoMunicipalityNorth-EastCoastal40,77938,259101.2539.0963 (0) 3562241503rd ClassI
74625000251866ZamboanguitaMunicipalitySouth-EastCoastal29,56927,55285.8633.1563 (0) 3562181004th ClassIII
Pop. (2020):Pop. (2015):Area
(sq. km.):
Area
(sq. mi.):
Barangays:Island Bry: 
Totals:1,432,9901,354,9955,385.532,079.375601
Overview of provincial information about the province of Negros Oriental.

Siquijor:

Philippine Standard Geographical Code # 76100000

Siquijor is an island province in the southern portion of the region and is composed of:

Municipalities:Barangay (of which are Island Barangays:
6134 (134)
PSGC #Town
#
Creation
Date:
Municipality:Type:Island:Location:Pop.
(2020):
Pop.
(2015):
Area
(sq. km.):
Area
(sq. mi.):
IDD:
Area Code:
Zip Code:Barangays:Island
Bry
Income Class:District:
7610100014/1/1924Enrique VillanuevaMunicipalitySiquijor North-East6,7906,10428.6011.0463 (0) 35623014146th ClassLone Disrict 
761020002 LarenaMunicipalitySiquijor North-West14,45413,84749.8119.2363 (0) 35622623235th ClassLone Disrict 
7610300031857LaziMunicipalitySiquijor South22,48820,49070.6427.2763 (0) 35622818185th ClassLone Disrict 
761040004 MariaMunicipalitySiquijor East14,38513,82853.3720.6163 (0) 35622922225th ClassLone Disrict 
76105000511/6/1863San JuanMunicipalitySiquijor South-West16,36314,85444.3717.1363 (0) 35622715155th ClassLone Disrict 
7610600061974Siquijor (Capitol)MunicipalitySiquijor West28,91526,86190.7035.0263 (0) 35622542424th ClassLone Disrict 
 Pop.
(2020):
Pop.
(2015):
Area
(sq. km.):
Area
(sq. mi.):
Barangays:Island
Bry:
Totals:103,39595,984337.49130.30134134
Overview of provincial information about the province of Siquijor.
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